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Should Doctors Be Using Their Smartphones In The Operating Room?

OPB | July 30, 2015

Do smartphones help or hinder healthcare professionals?

Death With Dignity Proponent Faces Own Illness

OPB | March 02, 2015

MONDAY: Former oncologist and palliative care doctor Peter Rassmussen, who pushed for death with dignity laws in Oregon and Canada, now faces a terminal illness.

Naturopaths Fight For Equal Status In Oregon

OPB | Jan. 15, 2015

THURSDAY: Naturopathic doctors are pushing for legislation that would allow them to be considered primary care physicians in Oregon.

The Battle Over Oregon's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program

OPB | Jan. 13, 2014

MONDAY: The American Civil Liberties Union and the state of Oregon are challenging the federal government's attempt to access data in the state's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.

Negotiating Access To Crisis Zones

OPB | Nov. 23, 2012

A special hour of Think Out Loud recorded at a forum put on by Mercy Corps and Doctors Without Borders.

On The Job: End-of-Life Care

OPB | March 06, 2012

We continue our On The Job series with three people who work in the field of end-of-life care.

Rural Doctors Say Goodbye

OPB | Jan. 13, 2012

A married couple of doctors are getting ready to move from Madras to Seattle. How has 15-years in the community influenced their lives, and how has their service impacted the town?

Revisiting the Rural Doctor Shortage

OPB | Aug. 24, 2011

The rural doctor shortage continues throughout Oregon. How are you affected?

Breast Cancer Screening

OPB | Nov. 18, 2009

What are the risks and benefits of screening women for breast cancer?  

Rx: Doctors' Salaries

OPB | July 06, 2009

What role does the money that patients pay and doctors earn play in the health care we all receive?

Battling Over Birth?

OPB | May 07, 2009

Do tensions exist between midwives and doctors?

No Doctor In the House

OPB | July 21, 2008

How is Oregon's doctor shortage impacting you?